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Rex Burkhead

Rex Burkhead

RB - NE
Height: 5' 10"Weight: 215 lbsAge: 30College: NebraskaDrafted: #190 (6th Rd. by Cincinnati)

2020 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
RB Rank: 12th
Draft Rank (ECR) #254
Best / Worst #164 / #361
ADP #273

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Expert Note
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Burkhead's going to remain a part of this complicated Patriots backfield, but he's not going to be involved enough to be worth drafting. He can remain on your waiver wire this season.

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Rex Burkhead agrees to rework final year of contract, NE clears cap space

Patriots RB Rex Burkhead has agreed to rework the final year of his contract that drops his base salary from $2.5M to $1.05M in a cap saving move by New England.

Fantasy Impact

Burkhead will earn $550K as a signing bonus instead with $400K available in roster bonuses. The reworking of his contract creates almost an additional $1M in cap space for a team that was tight against the cap to begin with. Burkhead will compete for touches amongst a crowded group of RBs in New England that includes Sony Michel, James White, Damien Harris, and Brandon Bolden. He won’t have much fantasy value heading into the final year of his contract unless other guys get hurt.

Adam Koffler - 4 weeks ago
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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftRB #74RB #54RB #9759
Dynasty RB #87RB #68RB #12020
ADP
ConsensusFantraxCBS
Overall#273#268-
Running Backs#70#77#59
ECR vs ADP
Projections
(2020)
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Projections (2020)
Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
59.2235.6219.3167.70.60.754.7
History
Statistics
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Statistics (avgs.)
Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week48015.4
Last 3 Weeks40.30.72.310.3
Season to Date23.20.22.15.7
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 17vs. MIA48015.4
Week 16vs. BUF201413.7
Week 15@ CIN531211.9
Week 14vs. KC15001.5
Strength of Schedule
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Strength of Schedule (2020)
OppSummary
Next Gamevs. MIA6th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesSEA, LV, KC10th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)LAR, MIA, BUF10th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--12th easiest remaining opponents
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Most Accurate Experts
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1.Derek Brown-
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